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2019 Liquid Gold 5k

The 9th Annual Liquid Gold 5k on occurred on Saturday, August 3rd bringing awareness to breastfeeding as we kicked off World Breastfeeding Week. 


The beautiful morning starts off at the University of Nevada, Knowledge Center. Our well marked course winds through the University campus and after the race please stay for our great family event. There will be a children's fair, kid/family friendly vendors, post race snacks and drinks, and a raffle. And don't forget The Big Latch On which will take place after the race too! We will have swag bags for those participating in the Big Latch On event.

Liquid Gold 5k is sponsored by the Northern Nevada Breastfeeding Coalition.

T shirts: All running participants registered by July 15 will receive a free T-shirt. All other participants will have the option to purchase a T-shirt for $15. Top prizes will be awarded to the overall winner and 1st stroller.


Tentative Schedule:

* 5k Race Registration- 7am-7:30 am

* Race warm up 7:45 am

* 5k Walk/Run Start Time- 8am

* Family Loop Start Time- 8:30am

* The Big Latch On Registration Begins- 9am

* Kids Race Start Time - 9:30am

* The Big Latch On- 10:00am

* Kids Fair- 8am to 12pm with free classes and activities

Parking Information:

* Parking is free in the Brian J. Whalen Parking Garage across from the Knowledge Center.

Get Involved!

Volunteer opportunities range from day of race tasks, phone/email communication to organize commitments, or sharing your ideas about how we can make this year’s race the best yet!

Tasks include:

Race registration & packet organization

Snack and drink donations

Organizing the race warm-up

Designing race bibs

Coordinating balloon arch, national anthem singer, emcee

T-shirt ordering process

And many more!

View the LG5K task list for more information.

Contact Lauren Williams, lauren.williams775@gmail.com, to discuss how you would like to be involved!

For information on becoming a vendor or sponsor, email Alex Gunter at AlexandramGunter@gmail.com.


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